The Prop Builder's Molding and Casting Handbook

The Prop Builder's Molding and Casting Handbook $29.99

Thurston James

Published by Palgrave Macmillan

This is the first book to contain in one comprehensive Volume, every molding and casting procedure of use to the theatre props builder (no matter what their level of proficiency

The author demonstrates the techniques involved in using more than thirty different materials ranging from papier-mache to breakaway glass

Written in an easy, conversational style, it will prove invaluable to anyone involved with theater properties, puppetry, and costuming. It will also serve admirably the needs of students in these subjects

Completing the book is a special section on designing and building a vacuum forming machine suitable for use in constructing theater props

More than 450 photographs illustrate the step-by-step procedures explained in the text

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